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Entwistle Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the village of Entwisle in Lancashire, named from Old English henna ‘(water) hen’ or ened ‘duck’ + twisla ‘tongue of land in a river fork’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Wintle, Twist, Entwisle, Thistle, Twine, Engelstad, Anttila, Carlisle

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Entwistle Family Origin

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Entwistle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Entwistle. A less common occupation for the Entwistle family was Keeping House. The most common Entwistle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Entwistle's were Farmers.

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Entwistle Historical Records

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Entwistle Life Expectancy

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